Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For the day of the LORD of hosts shall be upon every one that is proud and lofty, and upon every one that is lifted up; and he shall be brought low:

Bible References


Isaiah 23:9
Jehovah of armies purposed it to profane the pride of all glory, to make light all the honored of the earth.
Proverbs 6:16
These six Jehovah hated, and seven an abomination of his soul:
Proverbs 16:5
Every one lifted up of heart an abomination to Jehovah: and hand to hand, shall not be unpunished.
Daniel 4:37
Now I Nebuchadnezzar, praise and exalt and honor to the king of the heavens, that all his works are truth, and his paths judgment: and that they going about in pride, he being able to bring low.
Daniel 5:20
And when his heart was lifted up, and his spirit was strong for pride, he was brought down from the throne of his kingdom, and they took away his honor from him.
Matthew 23:12
And whoever shall exalt himself shall be humbled; and whoever shall humble himself, shall be exalted.
Luke 14:11
For whoever exalts himself shall be humbled; and he humbling himself shall be exalted.
James 4:6
And he gives greater grace. Wherefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble.

General references

Proverbs 16:18
Pride before a breaking, and a spirit lifted up before a fall
Isaiah 42:15
I will lay waste mountains and hills, and I will dry up all their green herbage; and I set the rivers for islands, and I will dry up the pools.
Zechariah 9:6
And a foreigner dwelt in Ashdod, and I cut off the pride of the rovers
Zechariah 14:1
Behold, the day to Jehovah coming, and thy spoil was divided in the midst of thee.